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vestibule or maniple
  • Italy
  • vestibule or maniple, 1600s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • linen, silk
  • Object Length/Width: 84 x 24 cm
    Object Length/Width: 33 1/16 x 9 7/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2814

Maniple with linen interior lining with green silk backing. Beige silk with same type of silk embroidery in greens, blues and pinks in floral pattern with gold thread embroidery along edges. Metallic crosses in center and both ends. Gold thread fringe at both ends.